Nerses Vardanyan is a talented contemporary artist and restorer, whose art enjoys international recognition. He was born in 1957 in Armenia. From an early age he showed a marked interest in painting. He developed as an artist at the Academy of Fine Arts of the city of Leningrad ( now St. Petersburg) and then in Belgium. As far as he can remember, he was always painting and he studied painting. He exhibited his works in cultural centers, galleries and abbeys. Besides numerous exhibitions in Armenia, Nerses also participated in international events in Russia , Spain and other countries.